2015 ORS § 295.081¹

Time deposits

(1) Subject to ORS 295.002 (Deposit of public funds), 295.015 (Maintenance of securities by depository) and 295.018 (Increase in required collateral of depository), a depository may offer in writing to accept from the State Treasurer time deposits in an unlimited amount or in an aggregate amount stated in the offer and to pay interest on the time deposits at rates specified in the offer. The offer shall continue until the depository delivers or mails, by registered or certified mail, notice to the State Treasurer that modifies or withdraws the offer. While the offer continues in effect, the depository must accept in accordance with the terms of the offer time deposits tendered by the State Treasurer.

(2) Funds the State Treasurer deposits on a time basis must be deposited at the highest rate of interest available for the amount and term of the deposit.

(3) The State Treasurer shall establish time deposits so as to make the deposited moneys as productive as possible, and shall exercise the judgment and care that a person of prudence, discretion and intelligence exercises in the management of the persons own affairs, considering the probable income and the probable safety of the moneys deposited and considering the distribution of the deposits among depositories so as to minimize the possibility of loss of moneys. [Formerly 295.115; 2010 c.101 §21]

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Invest­ment of deferred compensa­tion funds, (1976) Vol 37, p 1284; county fair associa­tion as public corpora­tion, (1979) Vol 39, p 505

Chapter 295

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Invest­ment of funds by school district, (1974) Vol 36, p 827


1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 295—Depositories of Public Funds and Securities, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors295.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2015, Chapter 295, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano295.­html (2015) (last ac­cessed Jul. 16, 2016).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.